The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 130 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.92% 1.14% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.19% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 34
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2292 2428 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.62% 95.18% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 2010 1692
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £55,000 -
Watford +4 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Hemel Hempstead -21 1 £50,000 -14.89%
St Albans - 1 £40,000 - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 40 (85.11%) SQL
2 38 (80.85%) SQL Server
3 19 (40.43%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (34.04%) Windows
5 15 (31.91%) T-SQL
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 11 (23.40%) Replication
8 10 (21.28%) SAN
8 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
9 9 (19.15%) Database Mirroring
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL
11 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (14.89%) VMware
11 7 (14.89%) Clustering
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (14.89%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (12.77%) SLA
12 6 (12.77%) MySQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (80.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (12.77%) MySQL
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (12.77%) Big Data
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.26%) DTS
10 2 (4.26%) OLAP
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.26%) Neo4j
11 1 (2.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Replication
2 7 (14.89%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
3 9 (19.15%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Coaching
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.51%) High Availability
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.26%) ETL
7 2 (4.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.13%) Demand Forecasting
8 1 (2.13%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Change Control
8 1 (2.13%) Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Data Guard
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago